Driving Curriculum Success, Preparing Nursing Students for Practice
Is it time to point your program in a new direction?
The direction where technology works for you—not against you. The direction where your students have access to the content via an interface that goes with them—not that forces them to come to it. It's the direction where you have the insights—and the time—to make meaningful one-on-one impact with the student today that will transform into a caring, compassionate superstar tomorrow.
You know the right direction.
Let's get your program pointed in the right direction. Together.
The same trusted solution, innovation and unmatched support that you have come to expect from CoursePoint is now enhanced with more engaging learning tools and deeper analytics to help prepare students for practice. This powerfully integrated, digital learning solution combines learning tools, case studies, real-time data and the most trusted nursing education content on the market to make curriculum-wide learning more efficient and to meet students where they’re at. And now, it’s easier than ever for instructors and students to use, giving them everything they need for course and curriculum success! What’s more, when you use the new CoursePoint, you get unlimited access to our Customer Success support team, which offers unparalleled technical support, online assistance, as well as training webinars and resources.
Depend on the new CoursePoint to allow you to point your program in the right direction.
The new CoursePoint includes:
More engaging content provides a wide variety of learning tools to engage students of all learning styles.
Easy-to-use platform allows for seamless navigation for students and instructors.
Unparalleled reporting provides in-depth dashboards with several data points to track student progress and help identify strengths and weaknesses.
A more personalized learning approach gives students the content and tools they need at the moment they need it, giving them data for more focused remediation and helping to boost their confidence and competence.
Varying levels of case studies, virtual simulation, and access to Lippincott Advisor helps students learn the critical thinking and clinical judgement skills to help them become practice-ready nurses.
Unmatched support includes training coaches, product trainers, and nursing education consultants to help educators implement CoursePoint with ease.
Let's get to the point where technology. Just. Works.
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“There’s so much to learn – they [students] can’t begin to grasp all the content. …[But] CoursePoint’s given us an opportunity – everything is integrated. It’s given them confidence. It’s helped them to say ‘I can do this.’ And when it comes time to take their NCLEX, they’re better prepared.”
– Jeanne-Ann Ouellette, MSN, RN, CCRN,
Assistant Nursing Professor, University of Maine at Augusta, Bangor
Today’s students want a learning platform that not only educates but entertains and keeps them engaged. And they want to learn efficiently; they need to see right away how each and every learning activity directly applies to them and their course of study. This means content needs to capture their attention and be delivered via their preferred mediums, whether that be via mobile device or desktop. The new CoursePoint delivers content and study tools that not only boost engagement, but helps instill in students a desire to learn and improve their outcomes.
The transformative new CoursePoint platform includes:
Easy-to-find learning activities that are fun, interesting and engage various types of learners
Adaptive learning, powered by PrepU, that gives each student an individualized experience and allows them to master large amounts of content in short amounts of time A wide variety of media and content for students to learn from, including cases, videos, interactive modules, and journal articles.
Varying levels of case studies, including short vignettes for basic application, practice and learn exercises for deeper application, and virtual simulation with vSim help students develop critical thinking and clinical judgment skills to help them become practice-ready nurses.
Access to Lippincott Advisor gives students valuable experience with the same point-of-care content they will encounter in practice
Learner dashboard so students can see where they need to bolster their skills
Multi-device integration - works on laptops, tablets, and mobile devices, allowing students to interact with their learning no matter where they are.
Personalized Learning That Improves Student Outcomes
Today’s students want a learning platform that adapts to how they learn, as well as where and when they want to learn. That’s why Lippincott offers powerful tools to adapt to nursing student’s abilities and meets their needs at different levels of the nursing curriculum. The new CoursePoint offers a more personalized learning approach that gives students the content and tools they need at the moment they need it, giving them data for more focused remediation and helping to boost their confidence and competence.. Students can own their learning and choose the types of assets that best fit with their learning style. Having these options allows them to feel more empowered in their learning.
Adaptive learning, powered by PrepU, offers personalized quizzes that help each student learn more, while giving instructors and students a window into progress-highlighting misconceptions, strengths, and weaknesses.
Learner dashboard so students can see where they need to bolster their skills
Interactive learning tools created for all learning modalities allow students to choose what they need to master large amounts of content in short amounts of time
Several types of case studies help students take what they are learning and apply it to real life scenarios
Ideas for incorporating active learning strategies into the classroom
When it comes to nursing education, results matter. That’s why the new CoursePoint offers unparalleled reporting that provides in-depth dashboards with several data points to track student progress and help identify strengths and weaknesses. Innovative reporting tools and real-time data give both instructors and students invaluable insight into where remediation is needed, and when more challenging content can be given. This helps boost student performance not only in class, but also helps instructors pinpoint which students need help at exactly which point in the curriculum, allowing them to personalize their teaching and increase efficiency in the classroom. In addition, CoursePoint offers:
Easy-to-use tools to evaluate student performance and weaknesses
Curriculum Insights provide additional reporting around Client Need categories and Nursing Activity Statements giving students and faculty more details about student understanding of core, curricular-spanning nursing concerns,
Integrated reporting from PrepU, vSim for Nursing and other learning activities to help instructors and students identify strength and weaknesses, so they can adjust teaching and studying
Assignability and visibility into assignment completions
Specific ways to measure student outcomes, such as mastery level and specific misconception reports, data that compare your students’ performance to a national student pool.
Preparation for Practice
It’s more important than ever that nursing students are sufficiently prepared for practice. They shouldn’t face an on-the-job learning curve. CoursePoint+ gives them the tools they need to be fully prepared, clinically competent nurses. Designed to help students understand, retain, and apply course knowledge, this platform works the way students study and learn. CoursePoint+ offers a bridge to practice by incorporating virtual simulation and real-world, evidence-based content from Lippincott Advisor, directly into your CoursePoint platform.
With CoursePoint+, you also get:
vSim for Nursing, the nursing simulation platform for students, co-developed by Laerdal Medical and Wolters Kluwer scenarios and endorsed by the National League of Nursing (NLN), which give students real-world practice scenarios in a safe, simulated environment.
Access to Lippincott Advisor, the single source for immediate, evidence-based, online nursing clinical-decision support that gives students valuable experience with the same point-of-care content they will encounter in practice.
Instant, 24/7 access to the latest evidence-based information that clinicians need at the point of care with over 17,000 monographs and patient teaching handouts.
Unlimited Tech & Implementation Support
CoursePoint is easy to implement, but we understand that learning new technology can sometimes seem daunting. And we don’t want that to stop you from implementing the best-in-class when it comes to learning tools for your students. That’s why the new CoursePoint comes with unmatched support that includes training coaches, product trainers, and nursing education consultants to help educators implement CoursePoint with ease.
Our Customer Success team’s goal is to ensure you are effectively prepared to utilize your CoursePoint in class, simulation and clinical, to improve your students' job readiness and cultivate life-long competency. Our professional Nursing Education Consultants (NECs) – real users of our products - can help with course assignments, integration and grading strategies. Their goal is to support you in building a success plan. With access to Customer Success, you can also:
Register for a live training class led by a Nurse Educator
Ask a Nurse Educator your integration questions directly
Access videos on how to get started with CoursePoint
Access course integration strategies
Section 508 Accessibility Compliance: The new CoursePoint+ platform is designed to meet Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG2.0) Level A and AA success criteria in compliance with the Section 508 2018 refresh*. Customers may request VPATs for review in Q1 2019.
Perceivable: Content and interface is presented in ways that users can perceive.
Operable: Users can successfully operate the interface components and navigation with assistive technologies.
Understandable: Information and the operation of the user interface is understandable.
Robust: Content can be interpreted reliably by a wide variety of user agents, including assistive technologies.
Ability to navigate using Keyboard controls
Screen Readers supported (JAWS)
Closed captions are provided for all multimedia including videos, animations, and audio podcasts
* With the exception of some of our vSim modules, which are in the process of being updated for accessibility.
Personalized training and implementation for faculty to ensure your success.